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Warfare in Atlantic Africa, 1500-1800 [electronic resource] / John K. Thornton.

By: Thornton, John K. (John Kelly), 1949-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Warfare and history: Publisher: London : UCL Press, 1999Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 194 p.) : maps.ISBN: 9780203500446 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 020350044X (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9781857283921; 1857283929; 9781857283938 (pbk.); 1857283937 (pbk.); 9781135365844 (electronic bk.); 1135365849 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Military art and science -- Africa, West -- History | Africa, West -- History, Military | Slave trade -- Africa -- History | Atlantic Coast (Africa) -- History, Military | Oorlogvoering | Slavernij | Krieg | Zentralafrika (West) | HISTORY / Military / PictorialGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Warfare in Atlantic Africa, 1500-1800.DDC classification: 355/.00966/0903 Other classification: 15.80 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cavalries of the Savannah -- War in the rivers: Senegambia and Sierra Leone -- War in the forest: the Gold Coast -- Horses, boats and infantry: the Gap of Benin -- War on the Savannah: west central Africa -- War, slavery and revolt: African slaves and soldiers in the Atlantic world.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-184) and index.

Cavalries of the Savannah -- War in the rivers: Senegambia and Sierra Leone -- War in the forest: the Gold Coast -- Horses, boats and infantry: the Gap of Benin -- War on the Savannah: west central Africa -- War, slavery and revolt: African slaves and soldiers in the Atlantic world.

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Warfare in Atlantic Africa, 1500-1800 by Thornton, John K. ©1999
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